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Museo Arqueologico Nacional

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A Wonderful Museum

My wife and I went to see the Archeological Museum and enjoyed it very much. The statue of the Dama... read more

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Malaga, Spain
Excellent vast museum

There is also an excellent video about how they managed the collection during the Spanish Civil... read more

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Works dating mostly from Hispanic prehistory to the Modern Age, but it also includes some other cultural remains: Greek, Etruscan, Roman and various South American cultures.
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Calle Serrano 13, 28001 Madrid, Spain
Barrio Salamanca
+34 915 77 79 12
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I went to see the Archeological Museum and enjoyed it very much. The statue of the Dama de Elche was very good. Also the statue of the Lady of Baza and that of the Great Lady Offerant were also wonderful. The Pozo...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There is also an excellent video about how they managed the collection during the Spanish Civil War. In a city that never mentions Franco, they describe the relentless bombing and destruction by Franco, and how they looked after the objects

Thank SydneyKath
Reviewed 2 days ago

I loved this museum! Lots of interesting things to see, presented in a clear and logical way in a beautiful (and cool!) building. Only three euro's, and free for students. I am glad I went!

Thank Ilse D
Reviewed 2 days ago

this is a superb museum and suitable for young teenagers as well as raging pensioner. Excellent prehistory section that sets the seen for the deeper historical sections later. Everything from 120,000BC up to the present day. Great collection of preRoman and Roman era material. Wonderful...More

Thank Philippo A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We didn’t leave nearly enough time to visit the museum and didn’t get to see all of it. What we did see was very good. Lots of very good exhibits from all over Spain, from prehistory onwards. There were detailed explanations in both Spanish and...More

Thank Walden16
Reviewed 3 days ago

A beautifully laid out museum. The entrance fee was minimal. I came to see the Lady of Elche and I was not let down. Its size is not that great, so it can easily be visited in about 2 hours.

Thank OrdinaryBoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great museum with good explanations in both English & Spanish. Follows the history of Iberia with a top 10 list of items to see. Free mobile app. Many bathrooms throughout museum. Excellent cafeteria. Only 3 Euros admission price.

Thank 4funeurotraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

NATIVE POPULATION, as Tartessos, Turdetani, Iberian, Celts, Ligurians Galaicos, Astures, Cantabrians, Várdulos, Basques, MEDITERRANEAN Phoenicians Carthaginians, Greek, CONQUERORS Roman ,Vandalos, Suevos, Alanos, Goths Byzantine, Visigoths Arab... All these peoples constructed or left his fingerprint in Spain and you can find his track and his memory...More

Thank Carmencita D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love museums especially history ones. I do respect the work of all the scientists they work for them and believe me I have seen a lot of Archeological Museum not only in my country. I also know that the role of a museum is...More

1  Thank KONINA2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A witness of the the Spanish global cultural Heritage, a must. This well organised museum, offers a chronological glimpse of Spanish antiquity (it is highly recommended to get the speakers). if you are unfamiliar with Spanish History it contains pieces of incredible historical value: from...More

Thank Manuel S
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Barrio de Salamanca
Broad, tree-lined avenues with pretty streetlights
frame the neighbourhood of Barrio Salamanca. With
beautiful condominium buildings that make up most
blocks in this area, this part of town is refined and
quiet. It is also host to a few of the city's large
shopping avenues, including Calle Serrano and Calle
Jose Ortega y Gasset. A walk down these streets will
reveal upscale chains, small boutiques, and plenty of
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4 September 2018|
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Response from GregBfromPDX | Reviewed this property |
The placards at each exhibit are in multiple languages, including English. We didn’t seek audio guides, so don’t know if they are available for sure. It is a terrific facility.
5 July 2018|
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Response from GregBfromPDX | Reviewed this property |
We just walked up to entrance with no problem in late April. A fabulous museum.
26 February 2018|
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Mondays I think